Didrachm

Features

Country Segesta (Sicily)
(Sicily)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 440 BC - 416 BC
Value 1 Didrachm = 2 Drachm (2)
Currency Litra
Composition Silver
Weight 8.57 g
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
References SNG ANS 1# 633,
Joan E. Fischer; 1969. Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum : The Collection of the American Numismatic Society / Part 1. Etruria-Calabria. American Numismatic Society, New York, United States.
SNG-B Lloy# 1168
  • Andrew Meadows, Peter Bagwell Purefoy, Edward S. G. Robinson; 1933. Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum (Great Britain) / Volume 2. The Lloyd Collection / Parts 1-2. Etruria to Thurium. Oxford University Press, London, United Kingdom.
  • Andrew Meadows, Peter Bagwell Purefoy, Edward S. G. Robinson; 1934. Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum (Great Britain) / Volume 2. The Lloyd Collection / Parts 3-4. Velia to Eryx. Oxford University Press, London, United Kingdom.
  • Andrew Meadows, Peter Bagwell Purefoy, Edward S. G. Robinson; 1935. Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum (Great Britain) / Volume 2. The Lloyd Collection / Parts 5-6. Galaria to Selinus. Oxford University Press, London, United Kingdom.
  • Andrew Meadows, Peter Bagwell Purefoy, Edward S. G. Robinson; 1937. Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum (Great Britain) / Volume 2. The Lloyd Collection / Parts 7-8. Syracuse to Lipari. Oxford University Press, London, United Kingdom.

Obverse

Hound standing right

Reverse

Head of the nymph Aigeste to right, her hair bound with a taenia. All within a linear circular borde

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (440 BC - 416 BC) 

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